Come to Onar, enter our dreamy reality and open up and draw energy from the elements of nature: water, earth, wood and stone, air and light… Cobblestone trails, hinterland treasures and natural adventures at the most fertile island of the Cyclades will make your stay remarkable and significant.
Passionate for nature and sportive souls will incredibly love Andros’s spotless outdoors. Families, colleagues on team-building trips, group of friends looking for an unconventional nature experience will relish snorkeling, fishing, jeep excursions, hiking, scuba diving, boat trips or even swimming in a natural pool fed by a waterfall.
Walk by the river lane and treat yourself to a magical walk in nature, surrounded by the lush greenery of the Ahla wetlands. Depending on the season, during your walk you will come across scented plants, giant plane trees, schinus, ferns, osiers, but also migratory birds, partridges, pheasants, hares, eels and turtles. An extensive network of trails spreads through the islands and makes it the best ways to explore it. Discover the hidden morphology of Andros with beautiful rivers and streams passing through archeaological monuments, old mills, stone walls, fountais squares and charming chapels alternating with dense forests and verdant valleys.
Put on a sea mask and discover the rich sea bed of the Ahla sea.
Experience the adventurous climbing to Vourkoti, the village with the highest altitude on the island. Stop a while and enjoy a swim in one of the small lakes (vathres) formed by the river. There is plenty of wildlife to see, including partridges, hares and turtles.
Setting off from the Ahla beach, take a boat trip and discover the hidden secrets of the island with the longest coastline in Cyclades.
Ask us about the hidden treasure games that we organize for our younger friends inside the wetlands of Ahla and enjoy educational activities with an ecological character.
And remember, naturalistic adventure are just the start of what these islands have to offer. Having ONAR as your starting point, plan one-day trips and discover the many faces of Andros. The cosmopolitan Chora with the neoclassical mansions and the Museum of Modern Art, Vori beach with the impressive ship wreckage, the Byzantine monasteries of Agios Nikolaos and Panahrantou, the arched bridges and the traditional watermills at Dipotamata, the captivating beaches of Andros and its traditional villages, are only some of the places worth visiting.